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DeepL comes to LingoHub

LingoHub will soon support DeepL, a fresh machine translation engine that is already competing with the giants of the field. If we compare the accuracy of DeepL translations to other similar services – it is remarkable. DeepL’s output is less probable to be a literal, word-to-word translation than most. Instead, the DeepL engine will catch the intended meaning of the …

The future of machine translation and how to use it properly

CEO and founder of Lingohub. Envisioning a multilingual digital world. Email me if you have questions about how Lingohub can help you take your products global.

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The Future of Machine Translation and how to use it properly

Lots of common myths about Machine Translation exist, including that it’s about to replace human translators. This blog post aims to break the myths and show how both businesses and translators can benefit from Machine Translation systems to accelerate translation. What is Machine Translation? Machine Translation (MT), also referred to as automatic or instant translation, is the automated translation of text …

CEO and founder of Lingohub. Envisioning a multilingual digital world. Email me if you have questions about how Lingohub can help you take your products global.

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Translation versus Localization: don’t be a wax tadpole

Did you know that Coca-Cola in Chinese means “bite the wax tadpole”? Or at least it did in 1928, when Coca-Cola entered the Chinese market. The Coca-Cola Company initially didn’t have a localized name. As a result, Chinese merchants translated their product’s name into Chinese characters that sounded like ‘ko-ka-ko-la‘, with the above amusing results. This tale illustrates the perils …